This is a great achievement for the circuit and an example for the rest of the sports world. The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya has shown that it is possible to organize major sporting events sustainably, with minimal impact on the environment.

The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya renews its Three-Star Environmental Accreditation granted by the FIA thanks to its sustainability program.The Catalan track,after eight years of recognitionafter eight years of recognition, continues to demonstrate pioneering commitment to the environment in the world of sports and circuits.

In 2015,the Circuit became the first Formula 1 circuit to obtain the Excellence level accreditation from the FIA Sustainability Program. This project aims to improve sustainability in global motorsport and provides a framework for environmental management for various stakeholdersoffering initiatives to advance in this field of action.

The FIA ​​has certified that the management of the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya has shown a long-term commitment to continuous improvement in sustainable actions, having received the first ISO 14001 certification in 2008. Since 2021, it also has ISO 20121:2013 certification for sustainable events for the Formula 1 and MotoGP Grand Prix and the major international competitions it hosts, as well as the Biosphere seal. In addition, the study Racing towards a sustainable future. A review of the sustainability performance of international racing circuits” by the consulting firm Enovation Consulting places the Circuit in the top 2 of the most sustainable circuits in the world out of a total of 97.

In its report, the FIA ​​has highlighted that among the actions carried out, the “Circuit has promoted sustainable mobility, developed a comprehensive communication strategy using different media and events, and has managed to cover 33% of the circuit’s annual energy demand through the largest public self-consumption photovoltaic installation in Catalonia. Likewise, it has contributed to increasing environmental awareness, education and participation of society and stakeholders involved in its activities, as well as improving the use of public transport and car sharing for spectators and the use of electric vehicles for all permanent Circuit staff.”

Forever Green is proud to recognize the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya for its commitment to sustainability. We believe that sport has the power to bring people together and create a better future for our planet.

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